Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
137 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

MIC053-131-251230-
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GOGEBIC MI-ONTONAGON MI-
137 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  GOGEBIC COUNTY IN WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...
  WESTERN ONTONAGON COUNTY IN WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 730 AM CDT/830 AM EDT/

* AT 133 AM CDT/233 AM EDT/...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER
  RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  FALLEN FROM LITTLE GIRL`S POINT TO IRONWWOD AND THE PORCUPINE
  MOUNTAINS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...IRONWOOD...BERGLAND...BESSEMER...MARENISCO...SILVER CITY
  AND WAKEFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...
OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS SHOULD
AVOID CAMPING ALONG STREAMS OR CREEKS DURING THREATENING RAINS.

&&

LAT...LON 4658 9042 4662 9034 4668 9004 4683 8980
      4684 8967 4683 8962 4687 8934 4625 8968
      4633 9012 4649 9022 4652 9028 4651 9031
      4654 9033 4653 9040

$$

JLB








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